May 23 2010I Like Them Too!: Happy World Turtle Day!


If you're reading this on Sunday, it's World Turtle Day. But if you're reading this on Monday, it's the day after World Turtle Day. And if you aren't reading this till Tuesday or later I think it's pretty obvious you don't love me anymore and that makes me a very sad boy. Anyway, turtles. Admit it -- you know you like them!

The purpose of World Turtle Day, May 23, sponsored yearly since 2000 by American Tortoise Rescue, is to bring attention to, and increase knowledge of and respect for, turtles and tortoises, and encourage human action to help them survive and thrive.

Turtle Day is celebrated worldwide in a variety of ways, from dressing up as turtles to saving turtles caught on highways, to research activities.

Somebody's getting high and watching TMNT this afternoon! Is it you? Because it isn't me. I'm playing Super Mario Galaxy 2, son!

I Like Turtles [youtube]

Thanks to Darwin, who I'd naturally select first for my kickball team any day.

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Yayyy guys... happy turtle day :D
gonna buy my turtle a cake :D

I'd like to dedicate this day to Shelby, Raphael, Michaelangelo, and Franklin. None of the others though. They gave me suspicious looking pizza.

We can all empathize with that kid.

P-Town represent bitches.

And @1, do the world a favor and go drown yourself.

@3, I know what you mean man. Leonardo is a little bossy and you know what they say, Donatello "does machines." Ew.

finaly a day painting myself green and glued yellow trash can lid i can feal normal unlike them posing turtles

We must build a turtle fence!

A'tuin is the only World Turtle for me!

You Bet Your Sweet Ass I Am a TURTLE!!!

happy turtle day? lol always nice to find theres another obscure holiday out there

It's about time someone started a proper holiday for A'tuin. Now when do the 4 elephants get their day of celebration?

@12, They sort of come as a matched set don't they?

@2 you'd better share ;d


i'm celebrating with my turtles!


turtles aside...
GW.... as u can see, we all still love you
*blink blink blink*

I just saved a turtle that was in the middle of the road a couple of days ago! :D glad to see I did my part

1 more hour until the Day After Turtle Day

Um no.....Im getting high and drunk and watching LOST....and I just did, its done, its over, and I don't know what to say about the ending.

I just ran over a turtle that was in the middle or the road today... but it's Monday so WGAF.

how old is this post? cuz this kid already has a tv out.

he looks like a flippin zombie

there's turtle day and not dog day?!?!

so that kid likes turtles, and i like that ass in the backgound to the left. mmmmmmmmmm. gotta get me some that!

Ellie Rountree (the hottest geek in the planet) likes this kid who likes turtles.

I like turtles too.

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